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[texts]A voyage to the islands Madera, Barbados, Nieves, S. Christophers and Jamaica ?with the natural history of the herbs and trees, four?footed beasts, fishes, birds, insects, reptiles, &c. of the last of those islands; to which is prefix'd, an introduction, wherein is an account of the inhabitants, air, waters, diseases, trade, &c. of that place, with some relations concerning the neighbouring continent, and islands of America. Illustrated with figures of the things described, which have not been heretofore engraved. In large copper?plates as big as the life /by Hans Sloane. (Volume Vol. 1) - B. M.

Keywords: 1707; Botany; Description and travel; Early works to 1800; England; Engravings; gmgpc; Jamaica; Natural history; Plants; Pre-Linnean; Pre-Linnean works
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[texts]A voyage to the islands Madera, Barbados, Nieves, S. Christophers and Jamaica ?with the natural history of the herbs and trees, four?footed beasts, fishes, birds, insects, reptiles, &c. of the last of those islands; to which is prefix'd, an introduction, wherein is an account of the inhabitants, air, waters, diseases, trade, &c. of that place, with some relations concerning the neighbouring continent, and islands of America. Illustrated with figures of the things described, which have not been heretofore engraved. In large copper?plates as big as the life /by Hans Sloane. (Volume Vol. 2) - B. M.

Keywords: 1707; Botany; Description and travel; Early works to 1800; England; Engravings; gmgpc; Jamaica; Natural history; Plants; Pre-Linnean; Pre-Linnean works
Downloads: 1,069
[texts]Pomona, or, The fruit?garden illustrated ?containing sure methods for improving all the best kinds of fruits now extant in England. Calculated from great variety of experiments made in all kinds of soils and aspects. Wherein the manner of raising young stocks, grafting, inoculating, planting, &c. are clearly and fully demonstrated ... Likewise several practical observations on the imbibing power and perspirations of fruit?trees; the several effects of heat and moisture tending to the growth and maturity of fruits. To which is added, a curious account of the most valuable cyder?fruits of Devonshire. The whole illustrated with above three hundred drawings of the several fruits, curiously engraven on seventy?nine large folio plates /by Batty Langley ... - G. Strahan.

Keywords: Early works to 1800; Fruit; Fruit-culture; Great Britain; Pictorial works
Downloads: 447
[texts]The history of the life and adventures of Mr. Duncan Campbell : a gentleman, who, tho' deaf and dumb, writes down any stranger's name at first sight, with their future contingencies of fortune : now living in Exeter Court over-against the Savoy in the Strand - Defoe, Daniel, 1661?-1731
First ed
Keywords: Campbell, Duncan, 1680?-1730; Prophets; Deaf; Occultism
Downloads: 176
[texts]The history of the life and adventures of Mr. Duncan Campbell : a gentleman, who, tho' deaf and dumb, writes down any stranger's name at first sight, with their future contingencies of fortune : now living in Exeter Court over-against the Savoy in the Strand - Defoe, Daniel, 1661?-1731
First ed
Keywords: Campbell, Duncan, 1680?-1730; Prophets; Deaf; Occultism
Downloads: 273
[texts]The works of John, Earl of Rochester ; containing Poems on several occasions ; His Lordship's letters to Mr. Savil and Mrs. *** ; with Valentinian, a tragedy : never before published together - Rochester, John Wilmot, Earl of, 1647-1680
ESTC (RLIN)
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[texts]Instructions for the education of a daughter - Fénelon, François de Salignac de La Mothe-, 1651-1715
Frontispiece engraved by M. van der Gucht
Keywords: Women
Downloads: 264
[texts]The history of nature, in two parts : emblematically express'd in near a hundred folio copper-plates : wherein are also represented all the operations, facultys, and passions of the mind, &c. according to the manner of the most celebrated poets and philosophers - Kip, Johannes, 1653-1722
Title page printed in red and black
Downloads: 219
[texts]Boileau's Lutrin : a mock-heroic poem. In six canto's. Render'd into English verse. To which is prefix'd some account of Boileau's writings, and this translation. - Boileau Despréaux, Nicolas, 1636-1711
Translation by J. Ozell
Downloads: 242
[texts]A general history of all voyages and travels throughout the old and new world, from the first ages to this present time. : Illustrating both the ancient and modern geography. : Containing an accurate description of each country, its natural history and product; the religion, customs, manners, trade, &c. of the inhabitants, and whatsoever is curious and remarkable in any kind. An account of all discoveries hitherto made in the most remote parts, and the great usefulness of such attempts, for improving both natural and experimental philosophy; with a catalogue of all authors that have ever describ'd any part of the world, an impartial judgment and criticism on their works for discerning between the reputable and fabulous relators; and an extract of the lives of the most considerable travellers. - Bellegarde, M. l'abbé de (Jean Baptiste Morvan), 1648-1734
Except for the introduction, relates only to America
Keywords: Imprint 1708
Downloads: 23
[texts]Tully's five books de finibus : or, Concerning the last object of desire and aversion. Done into English by S.P., gent. ; Revis'd and compar'd with the original, with a recommendatory preface - Cicero, Marcus Tullius
Signatures: Aa-cdB-2A[chi]²
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